|The Surrender Of Japan, 09/01/1945 - National Broadcasting Company, Inc.|
"This sound recording of the surrender of Japan includes the surrender ceremony and statements by President Harry S. Truman, General Douglas MacArthur, and Admiral Chester W. Nimitz. General MacArthur opened the surrender ceremony aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, presided over the signing, and closed the ceremony. Newscasters Webley Edwards and Merrill Mueller described the proceedings...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; Edwards, Webley, 1902-1977; Mueller, Merrill, 1916-1980; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; USS Missouri; USS Missouri (BB-63); MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; World War, 1939-1945; Capitulations, Military; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace